The New York Civil Liberties Union is suing the NYPD to try to get Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly's schedules over the past several years.
The New York Police Department is honoring the officers who died in the Sept. 11 attack, or after working on the toxic pile of rubble.
As the city prepares for the annual Dominican Day Parade on Sunday, lawmakers are urging parade-goers to keep celebrations tame.
During the Sept. 11 terror attacks, firefighters couldn't communicate well with their commanders. Police on the scene couldn't hear orders from their superiors. And none of the agencies responding could talk to each other.
Efforts are underway to turn around a Bronx community troubled by drugs. Morris Heights welcomed the PAL Play Street Program to their Roland Patterson School with a ribbon cutting ceremony Wednesday.
The number of civilian complaints made against the New York City Police Department decreased by 15% between 2009 and 2010, with 7,660 complaints in 2009 and 6,476 in 2010.
Domestic violence knows no boundaries. It can happen to anyone – regardless of gender, race, ethnicity, orientation or socio-economic status.
Kelly spoke about the need for securing the site at an event Tuesday for the nonprofit Police Foundation.
The 9/11 memorial will open on Sept. 11, 2011 with scores of officers assigned there.
The more than 80 cyclists involved in the suit were taken into custody during Critical Mass rides between 2004 and 2006. The police have said the large group of riders disrupted traffic. But Barbara Ross, one of the plaintiffs in the case, says cops unfairly targeted riders.